directions from penang airport

Airport Transfer

We provide airport transfer service with a minimum charge. Please contact our staff for pre-arrangement at least 24 hour prior to your arrival.

By Car

GPS Coordinates: 5°27'2''N 100°18'21''E. Island Plaza is a landmark by itself along Jalan Tanjung Tokong main road, it's just a short distance right after Gurney Drive, you won't miss us!

By Taxi

The most convenient way. Purchase a taxi voucher from the Airport Taxi Counter in the arrival hall, then hop into next taxi available at the taxi stand. Fare is fixed by destination zone. Tell the driver to head to Island Plaza main entrance. Fare is ~RM55 for the 45 minutes journey to Island Plaza mall. Please note that a 50% midnight surcharge applies from 12:00am - 6:00am.

By Bus

The most cost effective way is by Rapid Penang Bus. Take route 102. Bus leaves airport every 60~80 minutes. Cost is RM3~4 per person for the 90 minutes journey to Island Plaza mall, requires exact change. Bus stops right in front of Island Plaza.


Our reception desk is at the side entrance of Island Plaza mall.
Operating Hour: 9:30am - 5:00pm
Please pre-arrange with our staff for late check-in.

distance to nearby tourist destinations

Straits Quay Marina

Drive Time: 1 minute
Walk Time: 15 minutes

Gurney Drive

Drive Time: 5 minutes
Public Bus: Rapid 101/102, every 10~20 minutes

UNESCO World Heritage City Georgetown

Drive Time: 15 minutes
Public Bus: Rapid 101/102, every 10~20 minutes

Batu Feringghi Beach

Drive Time: 15 minutes
Public Bus: Rapid 101/102, every 10~20 minutes

Penang Adventist Hospital, Gleneagles Medical Centre, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital

Drive Time: 5 minutes

Penang Island Hospital

Drive Time: 15 minutes

Penang Airport

Drive Time: 45 minutes
Public Bus: Rapid 102, every 60~80 minutes